Volcanic activity worldwide 23 Jul 2020: Pacaya volcano, Fuego, Popocatépetl, Semeru, Dukono, Katla...

Thu, 23 Jul 2020, 21:00
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Map of today's active volcanoes
Map of today's active volcanoes
Satellite image of Semeru volcano on 22 Jul 2020
Satellite image of Semeru volcano on 22 Jul 2020
Satellite image of Dukono volcano on 23 Jul 2020
Satellite image of Dukono volcano on 23 Jul 2020
Powerful explosion from Popocatépetl volcano yesterday (image: CENAPRED)
Powerful explosion from Popocatépetl volcano yesterday (image: CENAPRED)
Thermal image at Pacaya volcano (image: INSIVUMEH)
Thermal image at Pacaya volcano (image: INSIVUMEH)
Satellite image of Fuego volcano on 23 Jul 2020
Satellite image of Fuego volcano on 23 Jul 2020
Katla (Southern Iceland): The Icelandic Met Office (IMO) recorded an earthquake with magnitude M 3.3 that occurred at 05:36 local time this morning. Another earthquake with magnitude M 2.7 occurred at 01:59 local time today. Few smaller earthquakes have also been detected.
Increased seismic activity at the volcano has been measured during the past years.
Source: Icelandic Met Office volcano activity update 23 July 2020

Ebeko (Paramushir Island): (23 Jul) Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Tokyo warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 10000 ft (3000 m) altitude or flight level 100 .
The full report is as follows: VA CONTINUOUSLY OBS IN SATELLITE IMAGERY OBS VA DTG:22/2320Z to 10000 ft (3000 m)

Nishino-shima (Volcano Islands, Japan): Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Tokyo warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 17000 ft (5200 m) altitude or flight level 170 and is moving at 15 kts in N direction.

The full report is as follows: VA EMISSIONS CONTINUING OBS VA DTG:23/1720Z to 17000 ft (5200 m)

Semeru (East Java, Indonesia): (22 Jul) Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Darwin warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 13000 ft (4000 m) altitude or flight level 130 .
The full report is as follows: DISCRETE ERUPTION VA TO FL130 MOV W OBS VA DTG:22/2330Z to 13000 ft (4000 m)

Dukono (Halmahera): Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Darwin warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 7000 ft (2100 m) altitude or flight level 070 and is moving at 15 kts in NW direction.
The full report is as follows: CONTINUOUS VA EMISSION TO FL070 OBS VA DTG:23/1900Z to 7000 ft (2100 m)

Popocatépetl (Central Mexico): Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Washington warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 23000 ft (7000 m) altitude or flight level 230 .
The full report is as follows: CONS VA EM OBS. to 23000 ft (7000 m)
...23 Jul:
A spectacular vulcanic explosion from the crater occurred at 09:58 local time yesterday. A dense ash plume reached approx. 24,000 ft (7,300 m) altitude. Volcanic ash is dispersed towards the west-southwest and causes ash fall on the volcano's slopes that is expected in Ecatzingo, San Juan Tepecoculco, San Andrés Tlalamac, San Pedro, Tetela del Volcán, Texcala, Jumiltepec, Ocuituco and Yecapixtla.
46 emissions of gas and steam plumes with ash content occurred and drifted W-SW.
... [read more]

Pacaya (Guatemala): (23 Jul) Effusive-explosive activity of the volcano continues at high levels during the past hours.
INSIVUMEH reported that the activity dramatically increases associated with lava flows, moderate strombolian explosions and constant incandescence from Mackenney summit crater.
... [read more]

Fuego (Guatemala): (23 Jul) Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report: NO VA OBS.

Sangay (Ecuador): Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Washington warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 20000 ft (6100 m) altitude or flight level 200 .
The full report is as follows: CONTG VA EMS. to 20000 ft (6100 m)

Reventador (Ecuador): Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Washington warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 16000 ft (4900 m) altitude or flight level 160 .
The full report is as follows: OCCL VA CLDS OBS. to 16000 ft (4900 m)

Sabancaya (Peru): Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Buenos Aires warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 26000 ft (7900 m) altitude or flight level 260 and is moving at 25 kts in SE direction.
The full report is as follows: PUFF EMISSIONS to 26000 ft (7900 m)

Copahue (Chile/Argentina): Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Buenos Aires (VAAC) issued the following report: NO ERUPTION

Nevados de Chillán (Central Chile): Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Buenos Aires (VAAC) issued the following report: WEAK PUFF EMISSIONS

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Ebeko (Paramushir Island): Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Tokyo recorded continuous ash emissions that reached 10,000 ft (3,048 m) altitude and extending about 3 km to the south-east of the volcano. ... Read all
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